• Burn After Reading (2008)

    Where To Watch
Burn After Reading Poster

Release Date: September 12th, 2008

DVD Release Date: December 21st, 2008

R|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
When a disc containing memoirs of a former CIA analyst (John Malkovich) falls into the hands of Linda Litzke (Frances McDormand) and Chad Feldheimer (Brad Pitt), the two gym employees see a chance to make enough money for her to have life-changing cosmetic surgery. Predictably, events whirl out of control for the duo doofuses and those in their orbit.

Cast: George Clooney, Frances McDormand, John Malkovich, Tilda Swinton, Brad Pitt, Richard Jenkins, Elizabeth Marvel, David Rasche

Director: Joel Coen , Ethan Coen

Genres: Comedy drama, Thriller

Production Co: Working Title Films

Distributors: Focus Features

Trailers & Clips

view all

Ratings & Reviews

view all
See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

Featured News

view all
Moviefone Mash: Watching Movies ... in the Movies
Moviefone Mash: Watching Movies ... in the Movies
The 50 Best Movies of 2008
The 50 Best Movies of 2008
moviefone newsletter
Want more? Signup for our newsletter to get movie and TV show news, exclusive content, the latest trailers, giveaways and much more
By signing up I accept the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy